Apostolic Vicariate of Pucallpa

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Apostolic Vicariate of Pucallpa
Apostolicus Vicariatus Pucallpaënsis
Country Peru
Metropolitan Immediately subject to the Holy See
Area 52,168 km2 (20,142 sq mi)
- Total
- Catholics

538,000 (2010)
431,000 (2010)
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Bishop Gaetano Galbusera Fumagalli, S.D.B.

The Apostolic Vicariate of Pucallpa (Latin: Apostolicus Vicariatus Pucallpaënsis) is a Latin Rite Roman Catholic Apostolic vicariate. It is exempt or directly subject to the Holy See, not being part of any ecclesiastical province.

Its Cathedral episcopal see is Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepción (dedicated to the Immaculate Conception), located in the city of Pucallpa in Coronel Portillo Province. It is the capital of that of the wider Ucayali region, in Peru's inland Amazon rainforest.



(all Roman rite, so far issionary members of Latin congregations)

Apostolics Vicar of Pucallpa

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